Early Middle Ages

How bread is made

Date
Event
open for all
Country
Czech Republic

Look at the gardens and fields of that period, the old varieties of crops and fruit trees, learn about how they were used and their importance. You will learn about the ways food was obtained and processed, the way meals were prepared, the way different tools were used and the importance of dividing labour. You will see the world of special tastes of our ancestors.

How Bread is made

Date
Event
open for all
Country
Czech Republic

Look at the gardens and fields of that period, the old varieties of crops and fruit trees, learn about how they were used and their importance. You will learn about the ways food was obtained and processed, the way meals were prepared, the way different tools were used and the importance of dividing labour. You will see the world of special tastes of our ancestors.

How houses were built

Date
Event
open for all
Country
Czech Republic

You will learn about historical types of wooden constructions, try processing wood manually, make a clay substance using clay and straw, plaster wicker walls and build a fence. You will learn how to make a bread oven. You will draw protective symbols on the walls of a house and perform magical rituals.

Day of Crafting

Date
Event
open for all
Country
Germany

The Bronze Age open-air museum invites you to the "Day of Crafting". Many artisans give insights into their professional skills and also offer their goods for sale. Some of the experts show their crafts and sometimes offer opportunities for participation. The extensive grounds of the open-air museum are also available for a relaxed stroll.

Two-day Foraged Basket Course with Irene Kelly

Date
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Event
open for all
Country
Ireland

This is an opportunity to take time out to immerse yourself in nature for the weekend. You will be shown how to recognize the materials that can be used to create a unique basket. We will experiment with different techniques such as cordage, braiding and plying which will transform your materials ready for weaving into your creation.